September 1, 2015

Cash-strapped North West forks out billions for 36 000 ghost employees

An investigation by the North West government has revealed that the province has been paying salaries to 36 000 public servants who cannot be accounted for.
August 30, 2015

Almost snow-white Springboks team is a big F-you to Madiba

In 1995, Mondli Makhanya booed them, only to cheer them on in 2007, but now he has decided that the Springboks genuinely don’t represent black hopes.
September 1, 2015

Battleground Limpopo: Still poor in one of the world’s richest platinum fields

In one of the world’s richest platinum fields, the children of the soil wonder why they are still so poor? They are on the march now as Susan Comrie and S’thembile Cele found on a recent visit.
August 31, 2015

Taxpayers fork out R7m for 40 trips to China ... and counting

China appears to be the destination of choice for government officials and civil servants. At least R7.45 million was spent on 40 trips to the country in the 2014-2015 financial year.

August 30 2015